Children’s Health Offers Free Coronavirus Screenings Through AppDue to increasing concerns around the coronavirus in North Texas, Children’s Health is using its Virtual Visit app to offer free COVID-19 screenings.
Texas Outlines New Rules For Child Care Facilities During Coronavirus OutbreakBefore entering a facility, all staff and children will be screened for fever and other symptoms of coronavirus.
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Hospitals Now Screening Patients For Possible Contact With CoronavirusHealthcare providers in DFW are keeping a close eye on the situation, especially with the first suspected case in Texas down in College Station.
All About Your Thyroid: Expert Shares Health Tips, InsightThe thyroid is a butterfly-shaped organ at the front of the neck, below the Adam’s apple. While this organ may be small, the role it plays in overall health is immense.
Study: Airport Security Trays Carry More Germs Than ToiletsA new study finds airport security bins are a hotbed for germs that can cause illnesses in humans, such as the flu and the common cold.
Congressmen Call For Enhanced Ebola Screening At Texas AirportsTwo Texas Congressman have asked that the two largest airports in Texas are added to the list of five that increase Ebola screening for international passengers.
FDA Approves First DNA-Based Test For Colon CancerThe Food and Drug Administration has approved the first screening test for colon cancer that uses patient DNA to help spot potentially deadly tumors and growths.
Study Disputes Value Of Routine MammogramsA Canadian study that many experts say has major flaws has revived debate about the value of mammograms.
Child Appointments Still Available For Free Health Clinic
Tarrant County Program Preparing For Back To SchoolEven though the school year just ended, Tarrant County officials are alerting low-income parents to sign up for a back-to-school event that will take place right before 2012-2013 classes begin.
New Immunodeficiency Test For Texas NewbornsNewborns in Texas will soon be screened for another potentially fatal disease. The condition is called Severe Combined Immunodeficiency or SCID.
Actor Will Ferrell Shows Film On SMU CampusHundreds of excited SMU students lined the perimeter of the Trigg-Hughes Student Center for a special anniversary celebration and to welcome one of Hollywood's biggest comedic stars.
Plano Doctor Offering Free Colorectal Screenings Dr. Naresh Gupta is on a mission to fight a deadly disease. He's providing free colorectal screenings to uninsured North Texans between the ages of 50 and 65.